Siena's Serbia international Zeljko Brkic has welcomed interest from Tottenham.

Spurs have sent scouts to check on his progress in recent weeks.

"I have heard that Tottenham scouts are looking at me," he told Sport. "But at the moment I am fully focused on Siena.

"People in the club say that they are satisfied with me and I am very flattered.

"Hard games are ahead, some great challenges in Serie A and I hope to raise the level of my performances even more."